Saturday, May 13, 2017

I Haven't Smoke Marijuana In 3 Weeks- Miley Cyrus

She recently admitted to quitting her long love affair with marijuana. And Miley Cyrus discussed how her life has changed since the decision in a radio interview during her visit to the SiriusXM studios in Los Angeles.

'It’s very weird,' the 24-year-old singer said. 'I’ve got a lot of energy.' Miley admitted to stopping the marijuana habit in an interview in the latest issue of Billboard Magazine.

'This is crazy, but I haven’t smoked weed in three weeks,' she said in the April interview, 'which is the longest I’ve ever (gone without it).' I like to surround myself with people that make me want to get better, more evolved, open.'

'And I was noticing, it’s not the people that are stoned,' she said of the decision, adding she isn't drinking either, 'I’m completely clean right now!'

Nursery Paedophile Who Abused Toddlers & Babies In Her Care Set To Move To 'Cushy' Jail

A nursery paedophile is set to move to a 'cushy jail' despite the fact she's been turned down for parole. Vanessa George, 47, abused a string of babies and toddlers in her care.

George, of Plymouth, Devon, thought she would walk free after serving her minimum sentence of seven years in December.

It has been revealed a parole board panel has decided the mum-of-two is still a danger and will not be considered for release again until at least 2019. But the former nursery teacher could go from her high-security prison to an open jail.

Judge Mr Justice Royce ordered an 'indeterminate' sentence in 2009, meaning she would only be released when the Parole Board gave the green light.

Victoria Beckham Reveals Her Back Tattoo Has Virtually Disappeared

She was once dubbed Posh Spice.But, for people with genuinely refined taste, that moniker was seriously questioned when Victoria Beckham got herself a prominent body tattoo in 2006.

The ex-Sprice girl, 43, infamously had a permanent marking down her back eleven years ago to honour husband, David. Yet, while stepping out at a charity event in NYC,  the inking was almost invisible against her skin.

Wearing a backless gown at the 2017 Breast Cancer Research Foundation Hot Pink Party, the mum-of-four stunned fans with the display. Her once-permanent 'tramp stamp' was either covered by clever make-up, has faded with time or been actively removed.

Seven-Year-Old Electrocuted In Benin

Seven-year-old child has been electrocuted by a BEDC Electric cable. The incident allegedly occurred at Omo-Iyamu street, off Country Home Motel road, off Sapele road, Benin City.

Residents lamented that the BEDC Electric cable fell in the neighbourhood and Officials Of BEDC were called to rectify the situation in order to prevent any “accident” of any kind but the officials didn’t show up as the BEDC maintenance car was not available.

The deceased identified as Stanley Bobo was said to have gone out to play when he stepped on the live wire, automatically killing him and burning part of his body.The unfortunate incident threw the entire residents of the area into grief.

Soldiers Allegedly Torture 43-Year-Old Man To Death In Warri Over Debt

Soldiers from the 4 Mechanized Brigade Military Intelligence, Benin, have allegedly tortured a forty-year-old man, Otunba Ajayi Oladele to death.

A referral from the military hospital in Benin City addressed to Consultant Physician at the Warri Central Hospital in Warri indicates that Oladele sustained multi-level traumatic spinal cord injury as a result of the beating from the military men, which allegedly resulted to his untimely death.

Daily Post gathered that the late Oladele was arrested on May 8 following allegations by one Kayode Adeosho that he collected the sum of N1.5m from him since January but has refused to pay back.

Rather than resort to civil authorities in addressing the matter, Adeosho allegedly used his connections in the Army to force the late Otunba pay the money.

Teacher Arrested For Sexual Assault On Student

A Broward County middle school teacher is behind bars after she was arrested for allegedly having sex with a student.

Authorities took 33-year-old Pamela Stigger into custody Thursday in Tamarac, charging her with two counts of sexual assault on a minor between the ages of 12 and 18 along with one count of lewd and lascivious activity on a minor.

According to the arrest report from the Broward Sheriff's Office, Stigger was found just after 2 a.m. in her car with the 15-year-old boy near Northwest 70th Avenue and 58th Street. The report said Stigger and the teen had sex in the back seat shortly before they were spotted by a deputy.

Man Arrested For Attacking Daughter With Acid

Police in India’s northern Mathura city said that they arrested a man the  for allegedly attacking his daughter with acid.

The victim, Khushboo, said her father had poured acid on her on April 30 after she and her mother reported him to police for allegedly working in the sex trade industry. Police in India’s northern Mathura city said that they arrested a man the previous day for allegedly attacking his daughter with acid.

The victim, Khushboo, said her father had poured acid on her on April 30 after she and her mother reported him to police for allegedly working in the sex trade industry. Deputy Superintendent of Mathura Police Awaneesh Kumar said the father said he was upset over the daughter’s marriage and wanted her to leave her husband.

Footage Shows Boy Knocked Unconscious By Bullies 2 Days Before Commiting Suicide

Harrowing footage has been released showing an eight-year-old boy being knocked unconscious by alleged school bullies just days before he committed suicide.

Gabriel Taye took his own life in January after he was mercilessly picked on by other students, his mother said. CCTV footage from inside the bathroom at his Cincinnati elementary school shows another child throwing Gabe against the wall, knocking him out.

The little boy is seen lying motionless on the bathroom floor as other pupils walk by him. Other students are seen stepping over him, pointing, nudging and kicking him in the footage, released by officials at Carson Elementary School yesterday. An Ohio coroner has now reopened the investigation into the boy's death.

Madonna Shares Snap Of Adopted Son Wearing Robes From His Native, Malawi

She adopted him as a baby from Malawi in 2006. Madonna shared a snap of her 11-year-old son David Banda looking very grown up in robes from his homeland in southeastern Africa, as he stood beside a photo of his biological parents.

And the 58-year-old pop superstar captioned it: 'Be proud of who you are and where you come from.'

The lad is wearing a wrap with a green background and dark brown and white patterns cloaked around his body and tied behind his back. One shoulder and arm are exposed while the other shoulder and arm are completely covered up.

Boko Haram Video Clips Mere Propaganda- Army

The Nigerian Army has said two video clips, released by one of the Boko Haram commanders who were swapped for the abducted Chibok schoolgirls, were mere propaganda and should be disregarded.

The Boko Haram members had released two videos late on Friday, showing the swapped commander, who threatened to attack the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

In the first clip, the terrorist, among other things, made boastful and spurious allegations, while the second clip was about alleged indoctrination of some of the abducted Chibok school girls in captivity.

I’ll Pay Any Ransom For My Missing Grandson- 84-Year-Old Grandma

Fifteen-year-old Imole Oke, an only child, was two years old when he lost his father to diabetes, and was put in care of his distraught grandmother, Racheal, 84.

For Racheal, after a period of unhappiness and gloom, it was refreshing to see her late son in Oke, her grandson. Holding and caring for him had lightened the gloom, until about three weeks ago, when that changed.

On Monday, April 24, 2017, Oke was sent to buy petrol at a fuel station close to the Okes’ residence in Mile 12 area of Lagos but has not come home till date. Truly, Racheal has lived the agony of losing someone she cherished with all of her heart, but doubts that she can survive any more loss.

Since the incident, family members have been worried about Racheal’s health and eating habit and assurances that they were doing all they could to find Oke have not helped. “I cannot eat; I cannot bathe. How can I eat when my grandson is still missing?” Racheal asked.

Daughter Hits Back At Critics Of France New First Lady

The daughter of France's new First Lady Brigitte Trogneux has blasted the trolls who have criticised the 24-year age gap between her and her husband Emmanuel Macron.

Tiphaine Auzière, 32, said 'jealousy' was behind the 'abhorrent' attacks targeting her 64-year-old mother's relationship with the French president, 39, in recent weeks.

The married lawyer defended Mrs Trogneux while promoted her own career as deputy to a parliamentary candidate for Mr Macron's new party. Mrs Auzière, a mother of two, said: 'I don't want to give credence to people who do this kind of thing.

FG Bars Chibok Girls From Sharing Experiences With Parents

A relative of one of the rescued Chibok girls, Peter Joseph, says the Federal Government has barred the girls from telling their parents or relatives about their experiences in Boko Haram captivity.

He said his niece was one of the 21 schoolgirls rescued in October 2016 while his sister is still in Boko Haram captivity.

Joseph said over six months since their rescue, the schoolgirls had not been united with their families.
He said in December last year, the girls were allowed to return to Chibok but were kept in a government facility where their parents visited them. He said the girls were not allowed to go to their parents’ homes.

Khloe Kardashian Gets Fed Up By Her 'Ungrateful' Family In Costa Rica

Like many family vacations, things don't always go as planned. And for the Kardashian/Jenner clan, that's exactly what happened during their Costa Rica vacation, as seen in a preview for this Sunday's Keeping Up With The Kardashians.

The trouble started after Khloe Kardashian, 32, told her sisters Kim and Kourtney and mom Kris Jenner that they're not spending enough quality time together.

Kim, 36, was not having any of it, and called Khloe a 'big bully' and that she should 'shut the f**k up!'

Photos: Woman Lands In Hospital After 18inch Cassava She Used To Masturbate Got Stuck In Her

A woman from Jakarta South East Asia has had herself to blame after an improvised dildo made from a huge tuber of cassava got stuck in her vagina, and caused a lot of bleeding.

 She had to be operated on by doctors before the cassava could be removed. Doctors had to perform an immediate operation to remove it from her genital.

She got interviewed after the medical operations and explained that she masturbated with a cassava because her husband’s penis is too small, it can’t satisfy her. On this particular day, she was horny and decided to use the 18 inches Cassava root as a dildo. She designed it herself, but it accidentally got stuck inside her gentals. She started to bleed and had to call an ambulance right away.

Again, Suicide Bombers Attack University Of Maiduguri

Three suicide bombers were killed in the early hours of Saturday when they attempted to infiltrate the Department of Works of the University of Maiduguri in Borno State‎.The incident occurred at about 1.10 a.m.

A security guard at the University was also killed from the explosions which occurred at about 1:10 a.m. The corpses have being evacuated by rescuers from the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, and Borno State Emergency Management Agency, BOSEMA, Premium Times learnt.

Saturday’s attack is the latest in the series of attacks by suicide bombers on Borno communities. It also marks at least the third on the Maiduguri university in 2017 with a professor among the victims of earlier attacks.

Manchester United Star Paul Pogba's Father Dies @ 79

Fassou Antoine Pogba, the father of Manchester United star Paul Pogba, has died in France. He was 79.

Le Parisien say the sad news was confirmed to them by the family last tonight. Fassou is said to have been treated for a long-term illness before his passing. May God rest his soul.

Bin Laden's Son Hell Bent On Avenging Father's Death

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is poised to lead al Qaeda years after his father's death, personal letters seized in the raid that killed bin Laden have revealed.

Now, Hamza is about 28 years old, but he wrote one of the letters to his father when he was 22. A former FBI agent who has read the documents, which are now declassified, said that Hamza seems motivated and prepared to avenge his father.

Ali Soufan was an agent who also served as the bureau's lead investigator of al Qaeda after 9/11. He said bin Laden's son was seen as the next possible leader of the terrorist organization when he was just a child,Principal among Hamza's messages is his desire for revenge.

Surgeon Accidentally Removes Woman's Ovary During Operation

A senior surgeon who accidentally removed a woman's ovary instead of her appendix has been struck off after being branded a 'danger to patients.

Dr Lawal Haruna, 59, botched up three operations over the course of two years including removing a woman's ovary because he said the appendix and fallopian tubes were similar 'worm-like structures' in the same area.

The unnamed woman, known as Patient B, was treated by him when she was admitted for abdominal pain while he was working for Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Trust in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

Gang Who Lured Girl To UK Before Forcing Her To Have Sex With People Are Jailed

A Romanian couple who forced a 14-year-old girl to have sex with men after luring her into the UK have been jailed.

Romelia Florentina Radu, 32, and Petre Niculescu, 39, were each sentenced to 14 years in prison over a catalogue of horrific abuses involving the child and eight other women.

The young girl who was found by police in a hotel was forced into street prostitution and made to have sex with up to 15 men per day during her horrific ordeal in Paddington, west London.

Paris Jackson Shares Nude Sunbathing Selfie

She's known for being an independent spirit. The 18-year-old shared a photo of herself relaxing in the sun topless, where she covered her intimate bits with a pair of ladybug emojis while laying with her dog Koa.

Several of Paris's tattoos are visible, including script under her chest and designs on her right forearm. A butterfly emoji adorns her face while two ladybugs cover her unmentionables.

PLASU Student Attempts Suicide Over Failed Exam

A 400 level student of Sociology in the Plateau State University, PLASU, Bokkos  attempted to commit suicide but for the timely discovery of his colleagues who rushed him to a hospital in Bokkos town.

The student whose name could not be ascertained at the time of this report was said to have been on probation and was subsequently issued a withdrawal letter as he could not meet up with the required points before graduation.

The institution’s Dean of Student Affairs, Mr. Goselle Lar confirmed the incident to Vanguard in Jos saying, “early this morning, I got a call that a student drank poison yesterday obviously in an attempt to end his life.

367 Prison Inmates To Sit For 2017 UTME

No fewer than 367 prison inmates in the Ikoyi and Kaduna prisons will join over 1.7 million candidates  to write the Computer Based Test, CBT, in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, in 624 centres nationwide, which starts today.

This is as the authorities of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, have arrested a man for allegedly defrauding about 100 candidates by registering them with fake email address and phone numbers which he claimed to be JAMB address.

The culprit whose identity was not made known because of the ongoing investigation so as not to jeopardise the investigation was collecting N10,000 from each candidate and had given them wrong information regarding the examination contrary to the official information from JAMB.

My husband’s Case Not In My Hands –Mercy Aigbe

Culled from Punch;

The saga in the home of the Gentry’s seems to be far from over as star actress, Mercy Aigbe’s husband, Lanre Gentry was remanded in prison during the week for failure to meet his bail condition.

When Saturday Beats reached out to the ace actress, she made it known that she has nothing to do with her husband’s predicament. She explained that the matter was reported to the appropriate agencies and they are handling the case according to the law.

She said, “The case is no longer between my husband and I. It is now between the Office of Public Defenders, Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and my husband. The officer is the one handling the case.”

Stop My Prosecution, Lagos Trader Who Attempted Suicide Begs Government

A Lagos textile dealer, Mrs. Taiwo Momoh, who recently attempted suicide in the Lagoon, has appealed to the government to stop her prosecution.

But she lamented her treatment in the hands of the police after she was rescued from jumping off the Third Mainland Bridge.

Momoh said she was put in a cell at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, for four days, which further depressed her as neighbours started ridiculing her.

This is just as the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender said the government would give the 58-year-old medical assistance with a view to making her get over her suicidal thoughts.

Security Guard On N25,000 Salary Steals N24.4m, Threatens Boss With Whistle-Blowing

On May 6, businessman and resident of Gwarimpa Housing Estate, FCT, Abuja, Benedict Emmanuel, noticed that a stack of foreign currency he kept in his house had disappeared.

But little did he know that his good-natured security guard, 40-year-old Alfred Andrew, a Bauchi State indigene, had suddenly become a millionaire, while keeping his home safe.

At 40, Andrew, who studied Mass Communication and Information Technology, went from joblessness to enrolling in an evangelical school, through which he became a pastor.

Yet, he said he needed more out of life.

I’m Not Happy For Davido- Ibadan Alleged Babymama

Here’s how Nonye Ben-Nwankwo and Ademola Olonilua puts the report.

Pop singer, Davido, welcomed his second daughter, Hailey, in America from his second babymama, Amanda. While it seems like the world is happy for him, there is a particular lady, Ayomide Labinjo, who could not care less about the new addition to his family.

The young lady had accused the singer of impregnating her about three years ago and abandoning his responsibility as a father. Even though Davido has publicly denied the child, Labinjo had since dared him to come out for another DNA test but the singer has refused.

In a chat with Saturday Beats, the young lady said that she is not happy for the singer even though it seems the world is happy for him. She queried why he would take care of his other two children and be a doting father to them but refused to do the same to their alleged child, Mitchell, whom she claims to be his first child.

Pandemonium As Naval Officer Kills 2 Delta youths

An unidentified power-drunk officer of the Nigerian Navy attached to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company on Friday reportedly shot dead two youths from Urhobo and Itsekiri communities at the jetty of the Warri Refinery in Jalla, Warri South Council Area of Delta State.

It was gathered that the incident occurred at about 3pm on Friday, thereby creating panic among residents of the area.

Sources told our correspondent that the officer, who was deployed to the oil firm by the Nigerian Navy Ship Delta, killed the two youths over a matter which was already being resolved between the community youths from Ifie and Ekpan.

Rape Victim, 13, Gives Birth In Lagos

A 13-year-old girl, Endurance, who was allegedly raped and impregnated by a tailor in the Ajamgbadi area of Lagos State, has been delivered of a baby girl.

She was said to have given birth naturally and without any complication at the Igando General Hospital.

The Primary 5 pupil was alleged to have been raped by 42-year-old Lucky Emmanuel from August to September 2016.

Saturday Punch learnt that the victim was discovered to be pregnant by her teachers after she was absent from school for about four months.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Chelsea Win The 2016-17 Premier League Title

Chelsea are the 2016-17 Premier League champions after defeating West Brom at the Hawthorns.

Antonio Conte’s side ran out 1-0 winners on Friday night as the west Londoners clinched their sixth top flight title, and the fifth of the Premier League era.

A late goal from substitute Michy Batshuayi ensured it was now mathematically impossible for the Blues to be caught by London rivals Tottenham.

Chelsea went into the fixture knowing that just three points from their remaining three matches would see the title return to Stamford Bridge. We say big congrats to them.

25 Killed In Suicide Bombing Targeting Deputy Senate Leader In Pakistan

The deputy leader of Pakistan's Senate escaped an assassination attempt today when a suicide bomber targeted his convoy in the country's southwestern Baluchistan province, killing 25 people and wounding dozens more, government officials said.

The Islamic State took responsibility for the attack on its official Amaq News Agency.

The bomber struck soon after Abdul Ghafoor Haideri's convoy left a madrassa, an Islamic religious school, in the town of Mastung, not far from the provincial capital of Quetta.
Shaken but with only minor cuts and bruises, Haideri said he could not speculate on the reason for the attack.

"I was sitting in the front seat when the strong explosion occurred," he said. "The windshield of my vehicle broke and the door was destroyed. Broken glass and splinters hit me in the hand but thank God I did not suffer any major injury. .... I can't say why the blast (happened) or what led to it."

Did Bisi Alimi Rock High Heels To LGBT Oscar Night? [Photos]

Ofcourse you know it’s no news that Bisi has been trying to bring out the lady in him. This afternoon he posted a photo of him rocking heels (1st photo) with the caption;

BITCH better have my money..... It's the LGBT Oscar night.... Meet you on the red carpet.

Then later on posted his outfit for the day at the event (2nd photo) but didn’t post a full picture, so we are unable to tell if he rocked it or not. Plus his makeup speaks volume.

Ebola Epidemic Declared By W.H.O.After Deaths Of Three People In Congo

An Ebola 'epidemic' has been declared in the Democratic Republic of Congo after several deaths have been linked to the killer virus. The World Health Organisation said three people have been killed.

Another person is known to have developed the virus and is exhibiting fever symptoms. A spokesman for health agency says it is taking the situation "very seriously".

One person has tested positive for the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministry said in a statement on Friday.

The case was confirmed from tests on nine people who came down with a hemorrhagic fever in Bas-Uele province in the northeast of the country on or after April 22, the statement said - adding that at least two of the sufferers are known to have died.

Anthony Joshua Moves Back Into His Mum's Two Bedroom Flat Despite Winning £15m

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has moved back into his mum's two bedroom flat in north London despite earning £15m from his famous win over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley.

Joshua is being tipped to become the first billionaire boxer following his memorable victory but he is refusing to get carried away with his wealth and loves nothing more than spending time with his mum Yeta Odusanya.

AJ might well be a multi-million athlete and brand, but he is comfortable living with his mum, who is a social worker.

The 27-year-old certainly looked relaxed as he boarded his state of the art transport from his ex-council flat and was accompanied by security.

Check Out A Photo Of Tonto Dikeh And Her Siblings Wayback

Can you guess what tonto is wearing?..The full picture below

Photos: Mentally Disabled Lady Gives Birth To Baby Girl In Rivers

A mentally disabled lady has given birth to a baby girl in Bonny, Rivers State, with the help of people from the neighborhood. They rushed to her side when they noticed she was in labour and helped cloth the baby when she arrived. The mother was also given food to eat. More photos below…

Serena Williams Holds Bridal Shower

 Serena Williams celebrated her upcoming wedding to fiancé Alexis Ohanian with a fun-filled bridal shower at Miami’s 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach.

The pregnant tennis superstar, 35, spent the weekend with 20 of her closest friends, including her mom, Oracene Price, and her sisters Venus Williams, Lyn Price and Isha Price.

 Williams got engaged to Ohanian during a romantic vacation to Rome last December after more than a year of dating. See more photos below;

Sad! NYSC member Dies Of Lassa Fever In C’River

Samuel, an NYSC member deployed to Cross River, has died of Lassa fever disease at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH).

The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Inyang Asibong, who disclosed this to journalists on Friday in Calabar, said that the deceased hailed from Delta and was serving in Obubra before he died.

Abisong said that the deceased was first admitted at the General Hospital, Obubra, where he was treated for cerebral malaria for one week.

 She said that his condition got worse and he was referred to the UCTH for further treatment while his blood sample was taken to Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital in Edo for diagnosis.

How I Fought Breast Cancer For 20 Years – Ondo Governor’s Wife

The wife of Ondo State governor, Mrs. Betty Akeredolu, yesterday, made a scary revelation when she disclosed that she had been a victim of breast cancer for 20 years, but survived.

 Akeredolu, whose husband, Rotimi became governor on February 24, made this revelation in Abeokuta in the presence of 13 other southern governors’ wives, who were in Ogun State to attend the fifth quarterly meeting of Southern Governors’ Wives Forum at the June 12 Cultural Centre.

While speaking on prevention and control of cancer using her personal experience, she described her experience as traumatic, noting that there was the need to create awareness about the dreaded ailment.

Two Muslim Men Ordered Off Flight After Passengers Complained They Were Making Gestures

Two Muslim men were ordered off a plane and made to go back through security after passengers complained that they were 'making gestures' to each other.

The men were taken off the Izmir to Manchester service before the Thomas Cook service left the Turkish airport. Two female passengers told cabin crew that they saw the men 'skipping security scanners' and signalling to each other while on the plane.

The flight was delayed by 90 minutes, as the men were hauled off and taken back to the terminal to re-do security checks. When they were eventually given the all clear they were allowed back on the flight.

However, their accusers refused to fly with them and chose to return to the terminal.  Fellow passengers described the incident as 'an embarrassment'.

Girl Microwaves Pet Guinea Pig, Puts Footage Of Her Cooking It Online

A teenager microwaved her pet guinea pig and posted the footage of her apparently cooking it online. The clip uploaded by the 16-year-old girl identified as Vitoria Muller sparked an online hate campaign as images of the animal spinning inside the machine were shared on the internet.

The Brazilian was heavily criticised for her cruelty against the animal who luckily escaped unharmed, and people have called for her to be reprimanded. The teen claimed she came up with the idea after being told by some friends to do it.

A hashtag reading 'punishment for Vitoria' trended with Twitter users tearing into the 16-year-old. One wrote, 'I cannot believe she was cooking the poor animal,' and Larissa Dias said the video was only posted because Muller was trying to get more followers.

Another Set Of 258 Nigerians Return From Libya (Photos)

No fewer than 258 more Nigerian returnees from Libya arrived the country yesterday aboard a chartered Airbus A330-200 with registration mark 5A-LAT operated by Libya Airlines.

The News Agency of Nigeria  reports that the aircraft landed about 9:43 p.m. at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

The returnees, who included four children and one infant, were made up of of 233 males, 25 females.

Their return was facilitated by the International Organisation for Migration  and the Nigerian embassy in Libya.

Court Grants Ex-Minister Bala Mohammed Bail

A Federal Capital Territory High Court granted bail to a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, with a bond of N500 million.

Mr. Bala is accused of fraudulently receiving over N800 million as gratification while in office as minister.He is also accused of failing to declare his assets.

He was remanded in Kuje Maximum Prison on Wednesday pending the determination of his bail application.

Girl, 13, Hangs Self After Row With Her 18-Year-Old Sibling

A schoolgirl hanged herself after writing 'I hate my brother' on her arm following a sibling row. Bethany Fitton was found by her 18-year-old brother Ben after they had squabbled over something trivial.

An inquest heard the 13-year-old, described by her school as an 'outstanding' pupil, was found hanging at their home in West Yorkshire. A paediatric pathologist found she suffered a heart attack due to hanging, causing hypoxia to the brain.

Bethany was a popular and happy girl who had a 'typical relationship' with her brother, the inquest heard.

Ben told police he and his sister would regularly squabble about 'silly little things' and said the row that morning had 'been a 4 on a scale of 10'.Bethany's mother said the teenager had been happy and chatty the previous evening and they talked about how Bethany spent more time in her room, to which she'd answered: 'Mum, I'm a teenager.

Devil' Trump Kisses The Pope In Life Sized Mural

A life-sized mural that shows Donald Trump kissing Pope Francis on the lips has appeared on a wall near the Vatican. The painting, which depicts the pontiff with a halo around his head while the American president sports devilish horns, was created in Rome.

The caption on the sash of the pope's cassock reads 'the good forgives the evil.'The mural painted less than two weeks before the pair are due to meet is signed 'TVBoy,' who is believed to be Italian street artist Salvatore Benintende.

The mural, which was painted on paper and pasted on to the wall during the night, was the latest work by street artists depicting the pope to appear in Rome in recent months. This one shows Francis, wearing a simple crucifix around his neck, embracing Trump, who wears a gold watch and sports a pistol in a holster.

Supreme Court Affirms Election Of Abia State Governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the August 18 ruling of the Appeal Court which upheld the election of Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu.

A five-member panel of justices at the apex court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, gave the ruling today.

Mr. Onnoghen faulted a ruling of the Federal High Court presided over by Justice Okon Abang which nullified the election of Mr. Ikpeazu for tax evasion.

Father Faces Trial For Raping Daughter

An incestuous father, Folorunsho Oluwaseun, who allegedly turned his 17-year-old daughter into a sex object,  was on Friday granted a reprieve by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Oluwaseun was released on N300,000 bail with two sureties in like sum after he pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The 51-year-old electrician, who resides at 40, Popoola St., Offin in Ikorodu,  Lagos State, is facing a charge of rape.

Girl Fights For Life After Her Father & Brother Shot Her In The Face In Attempted Honour Killing

A teenage girl is fighting for her life after her father and brother shot her in the face and chest in an attempted honour killing because she loved a man in her village.

Ruby, 18, from a small village in Sambhal, in Uttar Pradesh, northern India, had been in a secret relationship with Ibrahim, 24, for the last three years.

But yesterday her younger sister overheard her talking to him on the phone and told her brother and father.

Within minutes of finding out, Ruby's brother, Iftikhar, 32, and father, Sameraj, 52, confronted her. They brutally beat her before shooting her twice – once in her face and once in her chest. Neighbours heard loud screams and called the police who rushed to the scene.

P Diddy’s Former Chef Sues Him for Sexual Harassment

A former personal chef to Sean Combs filed a sexual harassment suit on Monday claiming she was exposed to improper sexual activity and commentary while working in the music mogul’s home.

In the complaint, Cindy Rueda alleges that she was “regularly summoned by Mr. Combs to prepare and serve entrees and appetizers to him and his guests while Mr. Combs and/or his guests were engaged in or immediately following sexual activity.”

On one occasion, Rueda claims that Combs summoned her to his room to prepare a “post-coital meal” and asked if she was attracted to his naked body.